Archive for July, 2009

Gargs Grifted On Final Play; Would-Be Win Turns Into Another Loss

Posted by Redd FissherComments Off on Gargs Grifted On Final Play; Would-Be Win Turns Into Another LossJul 31, 2009

OTTAWA (ODB) — The Ottawa Avnet Gargoyles were still stewing long after their controversial 9-8 loss to the Acadiens Thursday night, in a game that ended on a bizarre bang-bang play at the plate in which the Acadien runner should have been called out. “That was absolute (nonsense),” fumed Gargs catcher Mark Brennae, using a […]

Gargs Win! Gargs Win!

Posted by Redd FissherComments Off on Gargs Win! Gargs Win!Jul 29, 2009

OTTAWA (ODB) — Well, now we know Lady Luck is not a stingy, little biatch. After enduring countless instances of bad hops, rover-snagged liners and balls that somehow fell in for opposition hits, the Gargoyles finally had a few things go their way Tuesday night at Hampton Yards in a 10-0 rout of Broadway. Check […]

Hiatus

Posted by Mimglow1 CommentJul 28, 2009

Ottawa Sports Guy will return in early August, batteries recharged and ready to commentate (oh yeah, new word!) on all things sports. See you then!

Gargs Gag In C Division Encounter; Fall To 1-14

Posted by Redd FissherComments Off on Gargs Gag In C Division Encounter; Fall To 1-14Jul 14, 2009

OTTAWA (ODB) — Through 3 1/2 innings Sunday night, it looked as though the Ottawa Avnet Gargoyles were on their way to their second consecutive OCSL victory. But those aspirations were sidetracked by a pair of robust innings as C division Pennex knocked the ball around and scored 12 runs in the fourth and fifth […]

The Rosin Bag: The Quick Fade of the 2009 Blue Jays

Posted by Ottawa Sports Guy1 CommentJul 10, 2009

There comes a time in the season where the most ardent supporter, the most “glass-half filled” fan has to just let it go and accept that his team is not a playoff contender. That time has come for me. The Jays gave it a good run, but ultimately they could not defeat the injury reaper, […]

Frozen Vulcan: Hitler Does Not Approve

Posted by Ottawa Sports Guy1 CommentJul 08, 2009

You may remember the Terrell Owens spin on this scene from Valkyrie, but this one hits a little closer to home for fans of the Senators:

Frozen Vulcan: Senator Kovalev

Posted by Ottawa Sports Guy3 CommentsJul 07, 2009

Question: right from the beginning of Sens training camp last season, what was the team’s glaring weakness as stated by those in the know? Answer: a puck-moving defenceman. Time and time we were told that the Senators could not get the offence going because as soon as the puck was played deep into their end, […]

The Rosin Bag: Honours

Posted by Ottawa Sports Guy1 CommentJul 07, 2009

Roy Halladay: 2009 American League All-Star

The Rosin Bag: Honours

Posted by Ottawa Sports GuyComments Off on The Rosin Bag: HonoursJul 07, 2009

Aaron Hill: 2009 American League All-Star

Gargs Win! Gargs Win! 13-9 Makes It 1-13

Posted by Redd Fissher3 CommentsJul 06, 2009

OTTAWA (ODB) – Norm Wong returned to the mound and some much-needed bite returned to the Gargs’ bats, as the Men in Black put the brakes on a 13-game losing streak by dispatching Ollsons 13-9 in a highly entertaining OCSL game Sunday night at Hampton Yards. Playing in front of a season-high crowd of 26 […]